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Oct. 20, 2021, 4:37 p.m. EDT

A.O. Smith Corp. stock outperforms competitors on strong trading day

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Shares of A.O. Smith Corp. (NYS:AOS) rallied 1.76% to $66.66 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) rising 0.37% to 4,536.19 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) rising 0.43% to 35,609.34. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. A.O. Smith Corp. closed $7.15 below its 52-week high ($73.81), which the company achieved on September 3rd.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Lennox International Inc. (NYS:LII) rose 0.59% to $311.02 and BWX Technologies Inc. (NYS:BWXT) rose 2.08% to $57.96. Trading volume (1.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 929,520.

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